June 16

Boeing Logistics Contract Builds on Decades of Support for Israel Apaches

first_imgBoeing Logistics Contract Builds on Decades of Support for Israel Apaches Boeing [NYSA: BA] today announced a contract to provide the Israeli Air Force (IAF) with integrated logistics support for Israel’s AH-64A-model and D-model Apache helicopters.The direct commercial sale, awarded in December 2020, is a five-year follow-on contract that builds on Boeing’s current IAF Apache support. Boeing will deliver logistical, program, engineering and technical support, A- and D-model technical publications, D-model unique repairs, an in-country field service representative, and overhaul material kits for various drivetrain systems, including transmissions and gear boxes.“This tailored support package and Boeing’s decades of vertical lift experience bring superior global sustainment expertise to our Israeli customer and elevates the capability of their Apache fleet to support key missions,” said Indra Duivenvoorde, director of Europe and Israel services for Boeing.Boeing has been delivering support for the IAF’s fleet of Apache helicopters for decades and currently provides transactional spares, A-model repairs, support and test equipment, and engineering project support for the IAF. A Boeing field service representative has been co-located with the customer since 1991 to provide on-site technical support.In addition to the U.S. Army, Israel is one of 16 partner nations around the globe operating the Apache as its primary attack helicopter, with multiple global defense forces expressing high interest. More than 2,500 helicopters have been delivered worldwide.Boeing is the world’s largest aerospace company and leading provider of commercial airplanes, defense, space and security systems, and global services. As a top U.S. exporter, the company supports commercial and government customers in more than 150 countries, leveraging the talents of a global supplier base. Building on a legacy of aerospace leadership, Boeing continues to lead in technology and innovation, deliver for its customers and invest in its people and future growth. /Public Release. This material comes from the originating organization and may be of a point-in-time nature, edited for clarity, style and length. View in full here. Why?Well, unlike many news organisations, we have no sponsors, no corporate or ideological interests. We don’t put up a paywall – we believe in free access to information of public interest. Media ownership in Australia is one of the most concentrated in the world (Learn more). Since the trend of consolidation is and has historically been upward, fewer and fewer individuals or organizations control increasing shares of the mass media in our country. According to independent assessment, about 98% of the media sector is held by three conglomerates. This tendency is not only totally unacceptable, but also to a degree frightening). Learn more hereWe endeavour to provide the community with real-time access to true unfiltered news firsthand from primary sources. It is a bumpy road with all sorties of difficulties. We can only achieve this goal together. Our website is open to any citizen journalists and organizations who want to contribute, publish high-quality insights or send media releases to improve public access to impartial information. You and we have the right to know, learn, read, hear what and how we deem appropriate.Your support is greatly appreciated. All donations are kept completely private and confidential.Thank you in advance!Tags:Aerospace, air force, Attack, Boeing, building, director, Engineering, Europe, Government, helicopter, innovation, Israel, leadership, project, security, technologylast_img read more

May 18

Innovate Grants for Artists and Photographers

first_img LinkedIn 0 Reddit ← The M100 Young European Journalists Workshop  BenefitsInnovate Grant distributes USD 550.00 grants each quarter, to one Visual Artist and one Photographer. Grant cycles are in the Spring, Summer, Fall, and Winter.Winners will be featured on our website and will receive a one time unrestricted USD 550.00 grant. All applicants retain the right to the work they submit.The application fee of $25 USD (non-refundable) helps offset our administrative costs, enabling us to continue to support artists and the creation of their innovative work.How to Apply?All that they require is your:— Name— Email— Website (Optional)— Grant Category— 3-5 Images of Your WorkFor more information, and in order to apply, please visit the official web page. Innovate Grants for Artists and Photographers Visual Artists and Photographers 18 years and older, from all around the world, are eligible to apply. All media and genres are accepted:PaintingPrintmakingDrawingSculptureFilm / VideoMixed MediaInstallationNew MediaPhotographyPortraitConceptualStill LifeBlack + WhiteDocumentaryStreetCompositeCollage Art Wall Installations Tweet +1 XIV International Compostela Prize for Picture Books 2021 Goethe-Institut Travel Grants 2021 for Artists from Abroad to Perform in Germany Share 0 Pocket Deadline: 25 August 2020Open to: visual Artists and photographers 18 years and older, from all around the worldBenefits: innovate Grant distributes USD 550.00 grants each quarterDescriptionInnovate Grant is a new initiative that supports artists and photographers through quarterly grants.They believe that new ideas come from sparks of inspiration and aim to provide just that, access to small and mighty bursts of financial support so that you can focus on making your important and innovative work.Innovate Grant was created out of the frustration of applying to grants with time-consuming requirements. These lengthy applications took valuable time and energy away from making new work. Countless hours were always sacrificed in either writing artist statements, crafting project proposals and getting letters of recommendation.They believe that time is one of the most valuable components to fostering creativity and innovation. Their aim is to provide the time you need to be fully immersed in your ideas and in creating your work.Keeping the grant process simple enables them to continue to support you on your important journey of creation, inspiration, and innovation.Eligibility July 3, 2020 Published by Bojana Similar Stories Danish Government Scholarship for MSc in Engineering →last_img read more